Person:Hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (1)

Hugh I , Duke of Burgundy
d.29 Aug 1093
Facts and Events
Name Hugh I , Duke of Burgundy
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1057 House of Burgundy
Death[1] 29 Aug 1093
Reference Number? Q117683?

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Hugh I (1057 – August 29, 1093) was duke of Burgundy between 1076 and 1079. Hugh was son of Henry of Burgundy and grandson of duke Robert I. He inherited Burgundy from his grandfather, following the premature death of Henry, but abdicated shortly afterwards to his brother Eudes I. He briefly fought the Moors in the Iberian Peninsula with Sancho of Aragón. Hugh retired to a monastery, took vows as a monk and later became abbot of the Benedictine Abbey of Cluny. He married Sybil of Nevers, who died in 1078, but had no known descendants.

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